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Old 08-22-2013, 06:19 PM   eBay Motors  #1 (permalink)
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Coolant leak

I haven even messed with my driver side at all now all of a sudden have a same drip I can't see nothing from the top and only can see it right above the filter and thts it I can't find the source of the leak any where
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Old 08-22-2013, 06:22 PM   eBay Motors  #2 (permalink)
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Use mirrors...and look around
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Old 08-22-2013, 06:22 PM   eBay Motors  #3 (permalink)
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You say driver side so I assume the filter being the oil filter? Check the tube that comes off the water pump, its the easiest thing to check, motor may need tk be on and at temp to see the leak?
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Old 08-22-2013, 06:29 PM   eBay Motors  #4 (permalink)
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If it by the oil filter....it could be your oil cooler coolant gasket.
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Old 08-22-2013, 06:34 PM   eBay Motors  #5 (permalink)
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Yes the oil filter I'm not sure i think I saw it a little higher than it

Like I said i can see nada from the top ill have to look again tomorrow
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Could be leaking in a lot of places and running down the back of the motor.

There's coolant lines to the turbo, in the valley of the engine that could be leaking. Best bet would get some mirrors and some kind of pressure kit to put the coolant system under pressure to look for leaks
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Old 08-22-2013, 07:20 PM   eBay Motors  #7 (permalink)
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One more thing I noticed was the rubber hose connected to my raidtor to my thermostat was like flat like there was suction on it
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Old 08-22-2013, 09:03 PM   eBay Motors  #8 (permalink)
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its suppose to do that on a cold truck.
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Old 08-22-2013, 09:05 PM   eBay Motors  #9 (permalink)
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I never noticed tht
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